|Venue: Princes Park||Date: Saturday June 14, 1919|
|Result: Won by 11 points||Umpire: McMurray||Crowd: Over 30,000 Gate takings: £550|
|Goalkickers: E.Cowley 3, H.Furnell 2, B.Boromeo 1, C.Canet 1, L.Downs 1, C.Fisher 1.|
|Best: H.Furnell (BOG), E.Cowley, T.Brown, A.McDonald, J.Scobie, C.Canet, R.McGregor, N.Chandler, L.Downs, B.Boromeo|
Game ReviewCarlton defeated 3rd-placed Collingwood to take top spot on the ladder as previous leaders South Melbourne had a bye.
Paddy O'Brien (injured arm) was replaced in the team by Morrie Ewans
"Carlton's team included Sergeant L. Kittle M.M., a rover who in France played in nine matches in the course of twelve days. He roved for the whole of each game." (Herald June14 p3)
Flags were at half mast in respect for Mr. H. Hall (Carlton) who died on Friday.
At the end of this round Carlton were in 1st spot on the ladder with a percentage of 179.9.
|B:||21 William Dunn||6 Steve Leehane||19 Fred Johnson|
|HB:||9 Ted Brown||18 Jack Scobie||3 Andy McDonald|
|C:||12 Charlie Canet||11 Rod McGregor||8 Newton Chandler|
|HF:||7 Charlie Fisher (c)||1 Harry Furnell||25 Frank Martin|
|F:||2 Percy Daykin||17 Ern Cowley||23 Les Kittle|
|Ruck:||27 Bert Boromeo||22 Morrie Ewans||28 Lyle Downs|
MilestonesDebut: Les Kittle
Fine Struggle In Melbourne - Collingwood Downed By CarltonThe Sydney newspaper The Referee carried a full report of this match.
To read click here> http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article120303635
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